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Northeast exodus hits Bangalore’s private security sector


August 18th, 2012 - 1:55 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 18 (IANS) Rumors of attack on people from northeast in Bangalore leading to an exodus from the city is taking its toll on private security agencies guarding IT ... Read more...

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Mi-2 chopper crashes in Russia, pilot killed


August 11th, 2012 - 2:46 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An Mil Mi-2 Hoplite helicopter crashed in Russia's southern Rostov region, killing the pilot.A regional security services official said the helicopter crashed Friday in Proletarsky ... Read more...

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Egypt safe for tourists, says president


August 6th, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Aug 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egypt remains a stable and safe destination for tourists despite the revolution in 2011 that ousted Hosni Mubarak, President Mohamed Morsi said Monday.Morsi was speaking ... Read more...

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Indian security solutions provider acquires British firm


July 15th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Mumbai-based security solutions provider Topsgrup said Sunday it had completed the acquisition of British security firm The Shield Guarding Company Limited.Acquired for 19.5 million pounds, The ... Read more...

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Polish president plays down outside threats to Euro 2012


May 17th, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, May 17 (IANS) There are no signals of outside security threats to the upcoming European football championship, Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski confirmed.Attending a sitting of the National Security Council ... Read more...

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Six militants killed in Russia


May 13th, 2012 - 6:30 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 13 (IANS) Six militants, including a senior member of the Kizlyar militant group who was on a wanted list since 2011, have been killed in a special operation ... Read more...

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Fearing racism, Scotland Yard says ‘no’ to blacklist


May 7th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) The word "blacklist" has been banned from use by Britain's Scotland Yard over fears that it is racist, a media report said Monday.Not just that.The ... Read more...

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You can now destroy lost memory stick


April 17th, 2012 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) If your have lost your memory stick, holding vital or sensitive information, you can easily destroy it by remote control after tracking it by GPS.The memory ... Read more...

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Britain to introduce legislation to monitor internet use


April 2nd, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- The British government is to introduce new legislation next month which would allow intelligence agency GCHQ to monitor the calls, emails, texts and website visitors of everyone in ... Read more...

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Britain to monitor web, cell phone use


April 1st, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 1 (IANS) Under new laws, Britain will soon be able to monitor phone calls, emails, text messages and website visits of everyone in the country, BBC reported.Internet firms ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda plotting cyanide attack for Olympics?


March 26th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) As Britain prepares to host the London Olympics, some fanatics related to the terrorist organisation Al-Qaeda seem to be plotting a deadly cyanide poison attack.Extremists on ... Read more...

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Putin unaffected by assassination plot


February 28th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has not been affected by a plot to assassinate him, his spokesman said Tuesday."It hasn't affected either the mood or ... Read more...

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Britain to store phone, email records of people


February 19th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 19 (IANS) The British government is planning to store details of phone calls, text messages, email traffic and websites visited online as part of its new anti-terror ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda terrorist banned from flying to Britain


January 12th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) A suspected Al Qaeda terrorist, believed to be hiding in Yemen, has been banned from flying into Britain amid fears that he might try to blow ... Read more...

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Pakistan dismisses BBC claims on supporting Taliban


October 30th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) Pakistan Sunday strongly rejected claims made in a BBC documentary that the country's security services were supporting the Taliban in Afghanistan."The BBC series 'Secret Pakistan' ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan now faces a lawsuit by a limo company


October 10th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The court may be a familiar place for Lindsay Lohan by now. The troubles of the “Mean Girls” star seem far from over with a new ... Read more...

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Lohan sued for unpaid limo bill


October 9th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 9 (IANS) Actress Lindsay Lohan has been sued after she failed to pay a bill for using a limousine in 2009.The Elite Transportation Limo and Security ... Read more...

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‘Serious fraud probe’ into ex-servicemen job scam


September 25th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The defence ministry Sunday handed over the probe into a job racket for ex-servicemen to the Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) in the corporate affairs ... Read more...

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Four terror suspects arrested in Sweden


September 11th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Sep 11 (IANS) Four terror suspects were arrested early Sunday in Gothenburg, the second largest city in Sweden, a media report said."I can confirm that the arrest was made ... Read more...

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Norway unprepared for terror attack: WikiLeaks


July 23rd, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Norway is ill-quipped to stop terror attacks, a British daily said Saturday, quoting secret US cables leaked by WikiLeaks. One memo warns that "Pakistani-Norwegians" are ripe ... Read more...

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Likely release of 70 convicted terrorists evokes debate


June 1st, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) The expected release later this year of about 70 convicted terrorists, some of them bomb makers, has evoked fear and debate on the issue in Britain.The ... Read more...

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France raises terror alert over Al Qaeda threat


May 22nd, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS) France Sunday raised its terror alert amid fears of suicide bomb plots against the Paris transport network, a media report said.The Daily Telegraph said the French ... Read more...

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Pak warned Osama before US raids: Wikileaks


May 3rd, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): The latest disclosure by whistle-blowing website Wikileaks has exposed Pakistan's blatant lies, as it claims that Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden always received warning before any ... Read more...

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Soon, computers with immune system like humans to avert cyber-attacks


April 24th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): Computer scientists and IT engineers are planning to build a new technology that would help computers fight viruses just like the human immune system.This technology would help overcome ... Read more...

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Microblogs get Chinese interested in politics


April 12th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 12 (IANS) Over 70 percent of web users in China feel their growing interest in politics was thanks to microblogging, reveals a survey.A Global Times survey showed that ... Read more...

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Rush-hour metro blast jolts Belarusian capital, kills 11 (Lead)


April 12th, 2011 - 7:30 am ICT by IANS
Minsk (Belarus), April 12 (IANS /RIA Novosti) Eleven people were killed and over 100 injured when a bomb equal to 5-7 kg of TNT exploded at a busy subway station in ... Read more...

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‘Former Libyan spy chief was double agent for Britain, US’


April 3rd, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) Musa Kusa, the former Libyan intelligence chief who defected to Britain, was acting as a double agent for the MI6 and the CIA for a decade, ... Read more...

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‘Libya defector Mousa Koussa was double agent for MI6, CIA for a decade’


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 3 (ANI): Mousa Koussa, the former Libyan head of Intelligence who had defected to the UK last week, has been acting as a double agent for MI6 and the CIA ... Read more...

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Cameron rules out deal to offer refuge to Saif Gaddafi


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has denied reports of offering Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saif Gaddafi, any special deal or treatment if he wishes to leave Libya, ... Read more...

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Social networks have added to police burden: Dubai official


March 29th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 29 (IANS/WAM) Social networking websites that have become hugely popular have added a new burden on security organisations, the chief of Dubai Police has said.The internet and ... Read more...

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Blackwater set to remain in Afghanistan despite reshuffling private security contractors


March 8th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Mar 8 (ANI): Blackwater is set to remain in Afghanistan after President Hamid Karzai has been forced by the Western partners to give up his plans of shunting private security companies ... Read more...

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Qaeda Brit martyr’s online video heightens fears of terror attack on UK


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 2 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 is looking out for a British Muslim who has appeared in an online video released by al-Qaeda.The new video projects a man, identified only ... Read more...

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Yemeni leader orders troops to protect protesters, loyalists


February 24th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a, Feb 24 (IANS) Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has ordered the country's security forces to protect protesters trying to force him out of power and loyalists alike, a media report said ... Read more...

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Anti-government protests hit Libya (Lead)


February 16th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) Hundreds of people in the Libyan city of Benghazi took to the streets following the arrest of a lawyer who was an outspoken critic of the government, BBC ... Read more...

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Protests begin in Libya: Report


February 16th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) There have been reports of several protests by hundreds of people in the Libyan city of Benghazi, triggered by the arrest of a lawyer who was an outspoken ... Read more...

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